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Whatever Happened To The Kepler Space Telescope?

If you've ever read about exoplanets — that is, planets outside our solar system — you've likely come across a particular name: Kepler. You'll find exoplanets with names like Kepler-452b or Kepler-4b, and many, many more besides. These are named after the NASA telescope used to discover them, the Kepler Space Telescope, which was retired in 2018. Even so, this single telescope continues to have a huge impact on the science of exoplanets and how we think about planets beyond the solar system.

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Whatever Happened To The Kepler Space Telescope?
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    Whatever Happened To The Kepler Space Telescope?

    Whatever Happened To The Kepler Space Telescope?

    If you've ever read about exoplanets — that is, planets outside our solar system — you've likely come across a …

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